William Desmond on Default Atheism offers an edited audio version of a lecture given by Irish philosopher William Desmond at the Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology in southern Indiana in April 2017.
It also carries a review essay, William Desmond on Default Atheism. Reflecting on the Metaxu which builds on a number of the themes presented in the lecture. This essay is available as a PDF in the Download Options column opposite.
Desmond's presentation was entitled "The Idiocy of Being in Aquinas' Third Way." The greater part of the lecture offered privileged entry into Desmond's thought, especially in regard to how the contemporary Western mindset has become one of default atheism.